Things to see and do - Wexford
Unmissable tourist sites
Wexford Travel guide
Wexford : Michelin's recommendations
Wexford is the county town and commercial centre of the south-east of the country. It is a quite ancient town - its original charter was granted in 1317 - and is situated on the south bank of the River Slaney where it drains into Wexford Harbour. The historic centre is a maze of narrow streets and alleys. The town has a lively cultural tradition and is known internationally for an annual opera festival.
Tourist attractions Wexford : Things to see and do
R 742 IRL - Wexford
During eight months of the year, most of the world's population of white-fronted Greenland geese winters at the bird reserve on the north shore of Wexford Harbour.
Abbey St. IRL - Wexford
The abbey, founded around 1190 by Sir Alexandre de La Roche upon his return from the Crusades, was dissolved in 1538. The outer walls and square tower have been well preserved. Henry II did penance for Thomas Becket's murder in Selskar during Lent of..
Rowe-St.-Lower IRL - Wexford
The Anglican church stands on a site devoted to Christian worship for almost 1500 years, originally by the water's edge. The present church was built in 1760 in Georgian style, with an Ionic reredos and two Corinthian columns screening the sanctuary ..
The Bridge IRL - Wexford
Prix Prices from : 60 €
With magnificent views of The River Slaney, The Riverbank Hotel features an elegant restaurant and popular bar. There is free parking and free Wi-Fi, just minutes from the sandy beaches of Wexford. The stylish rooms are classically decorated with lu..
On The Quay IRL - Wexford .
Prix Prices from : 75 €
Overlooking Wexford Harbour, the Talbot Hotel features local art and an indoor swimming pool and spa bath. Free parking is available on site and Wexford Golf Club is just a 5-minute drive away. Fresh, local produce is served in the Oyster Lane Resta..
New Line Road IRL - Wexford
Whitford House Hotel is conveniently located 3km (1.8miles) from medieval Wexford town and 17 minutes’ drive from Rosslare Ferryport. Guests can make use of the leisure club facilities, which include a 20-metre pool, sauna, steam room and a fitness c..
Abbey St IRL - Loch Garman / Wexford
Ferrycarrig IRL - Loch Garman
Selskar IRL - Loch Garman / Wexford
Light, airy bistro with a deli and patisserie selling cheese, charcuterie, pastries and breads. Salads and platters at lunch; flavoursome modern dishes at dinner. Well-priced French wines fill the shelves: choose from over 1,300!
IRL - Ros Láir
IRL - Ros Láir
Bistro-style restaurant located within a large beachfront hotel, boasting an open-kitchen and glass-fronted wine cellar. A large zinc-topped bar from France takes centre stage, while the menu offers a selection of tasty brasserie classics.
The Still IRL - Enniscorthy / Inis Córthaidh